For most people, everything they know about Vietnamese cuisine comes from Hanoi.  The city has a long history of making the most of fine ingredients, and traditional foods, and combining them with amazing international cuisine. Here are the top 10 Hanoi best restaurants that our team thinks are a must if you are going to explore the city.

Top 10 Hanoi best restaurants

1. Namaste Hanoi

Location: 46 Tho Nhuom Street, Hoan Kiem District, Hanoi

Working hours: 

  • Lunch: M-Sun, 11:00 am – 14:30 pm
  • Dinner: M-Sun, 6:00 am – 10:30 pm

Namaste Hanoi, a restaurant with a prime location in the heart of Hanoi, is excited to provide the locals with the most delicious and authentic Indian cuisine. Customers can have a warm but stimulating eating experience because of the exquisite decor that is inspired by India’s rich cultural traditions.

Namaste Hanoi is pleased to provide its customers with the most comprehensive and thorough menu of Indian food. Their broad menu features everything from the scrumptious curries of the north to the spicily hot soups of the south, from Hyderabad’s rich Mughal cuisine to Gujarat’s sweets. The restaurant takes pleasure in the fact that its cooks have mastered the skill of tantalizing diners’ palates with exquisite cuisine. Namaste Hanoi takes pride in providing only HALAL MEAT.

2. Skyline Hanoi

Location: 38 Gia Ngu street, Hoan Kiem Hanoi, Vietnam

Working hours: Daily Open

Opened in 2013, being one of the first restaurant-lounge rooftops in the area, Skyline Hanoi stay strong and stable until now.

Skyline Hanoi provides all its guests with an unbeatable experience, whether it be dining in the main restaurant, relaxing on comfortable sofas next to the panoramic windows, enjoying the top deck with 360′ views of Hanoi, or even sitting by the pool.

If you’re looking for a romantic date night location, this is a great choice for your dream date. Skyline Hanoi offers 4 main types of menu: drink menu, Christmas set menu, set menu, and A La Carter menu. 

3. Sen 60 Ly Thai To

Location: 60 Ly Thai To Street, Hoan Kiem District, Hanoi, Vietnam

Working hours:  

  • Lunch: 11:00 am – 14:30 pm
  • Dinner: 18:00 pm – 22:30 pm

Price: from 250.000 VND (Depending on time)


Located in the heart of the city center, Buffet Sen 60 Ly Thai To stands out with its luxurious space. Located on the August Revolution Square (opposite the Opera House), with a sitting position on a high floor, diners can zoom out into the open space, and enjoy the feeling of relaxation, away from the hustle and bustle of the city. busy street corner right below my feet.

With over 150 dishes including Japanese, grilled, Seafood, and 3-regional dishes, choosing the right dish for each diner has become easier than ever.

4. Hanoi Social Club

Location: 6 Hoi Vu, Hoan Kiem, Hanoi, Vietnam

Working hours: 9:00 am – 9:00 pm



The city’s most international coffeehouse and center for artists are the Hanoi Social Club. For breakfast, there are potato fritters with chorizo, and for lunch or dinner, there is pasta, burgers, and wraps. A wonderful mango curry is one of the vegetarian alternatives, and the peaceful laneway setting is a great place to unwind with a coffee, beer, or glass of wine.

Located in the heart of Hanoi Old Quarter, it’s wonderful for a short walk after a nice meal to explore around.

5. Sofitel Legend Metropole Hanoi

Location: 15 Ngo Quyen, Hoan Kiem, Ha Noi

Working hours: Daily open


Sofitel Legend Metropole Hanoi provides restaurant and cafe services such as Classic French restaurant Le Beaulieu, La Terrasse coffee shop is full of Paris spirit and cocktail bar and whiskey lounge Angelina with European and New World influences.

With a collection of more than 600 brands and 100 varieties of Grand Cru Classé from leading brands from France and around the world, the cellar at Le Beaulieu deserves to be an unforgettable destination for wine connoisseurs.

Well-known for exquisite French cuisine, impeccable service, and a fine wine collection. All of them are serviced with the highest standard by experienced chefs, also the luxury furniture and atmosphere create a formal place for an important meeting.

6. La Verticale

Location: 18 Ngo Van So, Hoan Kiem, Hanoi

Working hours: Daily open

Price: from 199.000 VND

If you want to enjoy the taste of France in the heart of Hanoi and find old Hanoi with traditional flavors. Or you’re looking for a new culinary adventure. All you need is available at La Verticale.

La Verticale restaurant is one of the most standard French restaurants today. With skilled chefs, and many years of experience. A unique combination of spices together to create a new dish. Bold French style mixed with Vietnamese flavor. The dishes of La Verticale Restaurant have made a deep impression on diners.

Luxurious, airy space with bold French architecture. The delicate and elegant design comforts each customer when coming to La Verticale restaurant.

7. Blue Butterfly Restaurant

Location: 69 Ma May Stress, Old Quarter, Hanoi

Working hours: Daily open

Price: 95.000 VND – 450.000 VND

Located in an old house (more than 100 years old) at 69 Ma May. The menu with delicious rustic dishes combined with modern dishes and suitable new wines, cocktails, and drinks for all needs of domestic and foreign customers.

Blue butterfly restaurant creates an old Hanoi style with its furnishing in an ancient house and traditional food is cooked by experienced chefs. This is a cozy place for a daily date or a warm dinner with your friends.

8. Tầm Vị 

Location: 4B Yên Thế, Hà Nội

Working hours: Daily open

Price: 200.000 VND – 500.000 VND

Tam Vi is a traditional restaurant that served home cooking with the North taste which is based on the Dong Kinh era spirit. Tam Vi offers delicious Viet Nam food experiences such as “rau muống tương bần”, “canh sườn chua”, … with a cozy and peaceful atmosphere which reminds us of a warm home diner in our childhood.

9. Viet Restaurant

Location: 16 Hàng Da Street Floor 8th of JM Marvel Hotel, Hà Nội

Working hours: Daily open from 14:00 – 22:00

Viet Restaurant Hanoi has symbolic Vietnamese culinary traditions, cultures, and humanistic values of spiritual, ritual, and practical heritages in a traditional family.

The restaurant creates a menu with traditional Vietnamese cuisine and provides fresh food from daily deliveries to make sure that only the finest ingredients are used to create their premium dishes.

Its design is greatly inspired by neoclassicism with cozy and timeless spirits that feature elegance and sophistication from the mid-18th century.

10. Quán Ăn Ngon Restaurant 


  • 18 Phan Boi Chau Street, Hoan Kiem District
  • 34 Phan Dinh Phung Street, Ba Dinh District
  • Ground floor, 25T2 Hoang Dao Thuy Street, Cau Giay District
  • B2 R6 Vincom Royal City, 72A Nguyen Trai Street, Thanh Xuan District

Working hours: Daily open

Having many bases around Hanoi, Quan An Ngon receive the support of many customers. The restaurant provides a diversity of Vietnam traditional foods from the south to the North. With spacious space and warm tone color, the whole architecture covers itself with Vietnam style and spirit. Quan An Ngon is an ideal place to invite foreign customers to experience Vietnam food and culture.

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